The Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc (WAIR) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance

The Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc (WAIR) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Wesco Aircraft Holdings from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd. SunTrust Banks, Inc. assumed coverage on Wesco Aircraft Holdings in a report on Thursday, January 19th. They set a buy rating and a $18.00 price objective for the company. Jefferies Group LLC restated an underperform rating and set a $8.00 price objective (down previously from $11.00) on shares of Wesco Aircraft Holdings in a report on…

The JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms “Neutral” Rating for Howden Joinery Group Plc (HWDN)

The JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms “Neutral” Rating for Howden Joinery Group Plc (HWDN)

A number of other analysts have also recently commented on HWDN. Canaccord Genuity upped their target price on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc from GBX 400 ($5.17) to GBX 430 ($5.56) and gave the company a hold rating in a report on Friday, February 24th. Berenberg Bank reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 450 ($5.82) price objective on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. N+1 Singer reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 380 ($4.91) price objective on…

The La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company’s (LJPC) Buy Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company

The La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company’s (LJPC) Buy Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company

“LJPC reported Q1 financials.”,” the firm’s analyst commented. Cowen and Company reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ:LJPC) in a research note released on Friday, April 28th. They currently have a $55.00 target price on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th. Chardan Capital increased their price objective on shares of…

The Starbucks Co. (SBUX) Earns “Equal Weight” Rating from Stephens

The Starbucks Co. (SBUX) Earns “Equal Weight” Rating from Stephens

Several other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on SBUX. Vetr upgraded shares of Starbucks from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $62.94 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, January 2nd. Instinet reiterated a buy rating and set a $70.00 price target on shares of Starbucks in a research report on Tuesday, January 3rd. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Starbucks from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $64.00 price objective on the stock in a…

The Brokerages Set East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) PT at $57.67

The Brokerages Set East West Bancorp, Inc. (EWBC) PT at $57.67

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a $63.00 target price (up previously from $61.00) on shares of East West Bancorp in a research note on Sunday, April 23rd. Citigroup Inc downgraded shares of East West Bancorp to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 16th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Piper Jaffray Companies lowered their price objective on shares of East West Bancorp to $62.00 and set an “overweight” rating on…

The Masco Corp (MAS) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

The Masco Corp (MAS) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Alpha One’s rankings: Headlines about Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, AlphaOne reports. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Masco Corp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also…

The Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) Price Target Raised to $46.00 at Deutsche Bank AG

The Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) Price Target Raised to $46.00 at Deutsche Bank AG

XEL has been the topic of several other reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Xcel Energy from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Saturday, January 7th. Mizuho began coverage on shares of Xcel Energy in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. They issued a neutral rating and a $44.00 price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a hold rating and issued a $44.00 price objective on shares of Xcel Energy in a research report on Monday, February 6th. Royal Bank…

The Carolina Financial Corp (CARO) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

The Carolina Financial Corp (CARO) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy

According to Zacks, “Carolina Financial Corporation is the holding company of CresCom Bank. It operates through three reportable segments: Community Banking, Wholesale Mortgage Banking, and other. Its deposit products include checking accounts, commercial accounts, savings accounts, retirement accounts, and other time deposits. The company’s loan portfolio comprises loans to small and medium-sized businesses, residential and commercial construction and development loans, commercial real estate loans, residential mortgage loans, residential lot loans, home equity loans, and consumer loans. The company also offers mortgage banking services comprising correspondent lending and loan servicing; and…

The Total SA (TOT) Shares Bought by WealthTrust Axiom LLC

The Total SA (TOT) Shares Bought by WealthTrust Axiom LLC

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD increased its stake in shares of Total SA by 23.7% in the third quarter. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD now owns 24,429,114 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock valued at $1,165,269,000 after buying an additional 4,683,618 shares during the last quarter. Institutional Capital LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Total SA during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $195,149,000. Todd Asset Management LLC increased its stake in…

The Old National Bancorp (ONB) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

The Old National Bancorp (ONB) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Here are some of the news stories that may have impacted AlphaOne’s analysis: Headlines about Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ:ONB) have been trending somewhat positive this week, AlphaOne reports. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Old National Bancorp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne…

The Deutsche Bank AG Increases AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Price Target to $65.00

The Deutsche Bank AG Increases AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Price Target to $65.00

ABBV has been the topic of several other reports. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $90.00 price objective (up from $4.30) on shares of AbbVie in a research report on Tuesday, March 7th. Vetr raised shares of AbbVie from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $67.88 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, February 7th. Leerink Swann set a $71.00 target price on shares of AbbVie and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on…

The KLR Group Boosts QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Price Target to $23.00

The KLR Group Boosts QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Price Target to $23.00

Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on QEP. Scotiabank raised shares of QEP Resources from an outperform rating to a focus stock rating and boosted their target price for the company from $31.00 to $33.00 in a research note on Thursday, January 12th. Barclays PLC reissued an overweight rating and issued a $16.00 target price (down previously from $20.00) on shares of QEP Resources in a research note on Saturday, April 22nd. Deutsche Bank AG cut their target price on shares of QEP Resources from $22.00 to $18.00…

The Wagner Bowman Management Corp Lowers Position in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)

The Wagner Bowman Management Corp Lowers Position in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)

Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Norges Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Illinois Tool Works during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $491,423,000. Janus Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Illinois Tool Works by 149.6% in the fourth quarter. Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 2,469,399 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $302,447,000 after buying an additional 1,479,979 shares during the last quarter. Asset Management One Co. Ltd. increased its stake in shares of Illinois Tool…

The Momo Inc (MOMO) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to Strong-Buy

The Momo Inc (MOMO) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to Strong-Buy

MOMO has been the subject of several other research reports. Morgan Stanley reiterated an overweight rating and issued a $34.00 price objective on shares of Momo in a research report on Monday, February 27th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and issued a $38.00 price objective on shares of Momo in a research report on Sunday, April 2nd. TheStreet downgraded Momo from a b- rating to a c+ rating in a research report on Thursday, January 26th. Nomura reiterated a buy rating and issued a $43.00 price objective on…

The Cypress Semiconductor Co. (CY) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

The Cypress Semiconductor Co. (CY) Downgraded to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “Cypress Semiconductor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a broad line of high-performance digital and mixed-signal integrated circuits for a range of markets, including data communications, telecommunications, computers, and instrumentation systems. The company sells the products to a wide range of customers, including Lucent Technologies Inc., Motorola, Inc., Nortel Networks Corporation, Seagate Technology, Inc., Compaq Computer Corporation, 3Com Corporation, IBM, Cisco Systems, Inc. and Sony Corporation. “ Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Cypress Semiconductor Co. (NASDAQ:CY) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a…

The Aspen Technology, Inc. (AZPN) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Robert W. Baird

The Aspen Technology, Inc. (AZPN) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Robert W. Baird

Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on AZPN. Avondale Partners raised Aspen Technology from an underperform rating to an outperform rating and set a $60.00 target price for the company in a research note on Friday, January 27th. Zacks Investment Research raised Aspen Technology from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $59.00 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $55.00 target price on shares of Aspen Technology in…

The Lawson Products, Inc. (LAWS) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

The Lawson Products, Inc. (LAWS) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

In other Lawson Products news, SVP Shane Mccarthy sold 1,591 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.22, for a total value of $43,307.02. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 5,921 shares in the company, valued at approximately $161,169.62. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Insiders own 21.30% of the company’s stock. Lawson Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAWS) was the recipient of…

The Mitcham Industries, Inc. (MIND) Short Interest Down 10.4% in March

The Mitcham Industries, Inc. (MIND) Short Interest Down 10.4% in March

In related news, Director Thomas S. Glanville purchased 10,000 shares of Mitcham Industries stock in a transaction on Monday, April 10th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $4.80 per share, for a total transaction of $48,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 10,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $48,000. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders own 9.00% of the company’s stock. Mitcham Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:MIND) was the recipient of a large…

The Princeton Alpha Management LP Invests $353,000 in Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP)

The Princeton Alpha Management LP Invests $353,000 in Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP)

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. HPM Partners LLC bought a new stake in Microchip Technology during the first quarter valued at about $719,000. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV increased its stake in Microchip Technology by 12.5% in the first quarter. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV now owns 109,891 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $8,108,000 after buying an additional 12,182 shares during the last quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale increased its stake in Microchip Technology by 822.1% in the…

The 31,322 Shares in HCA Holdings Inc (HCA) Acquired by Exane Derivatives

The 31,322 Shares in HCA Holdings Inc (HCA) Acquired by Exane Derivatives

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Numeric Investors LLC increased its position in shares of HCA Holdings by 527.5% in the fourth quarter. Numeric Investors LLC now owns 25,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,858,000 after buying an additional 21,100 shares during the period. APG Asset Management N.V. increased its stake in HCA Holdings by 7.7% in the third quarter. APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 1,645,785 shares of the company’s stock worth $124,471,000 after buying an additional 117,900 shares during the…

The Barclays PLC (BCS) Stake Reduced by Exane Derivatives

The Barclays PLC (BCS) Stake Reduced by Exane Derivatives

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of BCS. Profund Advisors LLC increased its stake in Barclays PLC by 51.0% in the first quarter. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 116,894 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,314,000 after buying an additional 39,457 shares during the last quarter. Oak Hill Advisors LP increased its stake in Barclays PLC by 0.6% in the third quarter. Oak Hill Advisors LP now owns 2,074,791 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $18,030,000 after buying an additional 12,695 shares during…

The Fortress Biotech (FBIO) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Finds

The Fortress Biotech (FBIO) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Finds

Shares of Fortress Biotech (NASDAQ:FBIO) traded up 4.70% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $3.79. 228,674 shares of the stock traded hands. The company’s market cap is $190.71 million. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $3.52 and a 200-day moving average price of $2.87. Fortress Biotech has a one year low of $1.88 and a one year high of $4.14. Headlines about Fortress Biotech (NASDAQ:FBIO) have been trending positive this week, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive…

The Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD (EDI) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

The Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD (EDI) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

Shares of Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD (NYSE:EDI) traded down 0.24% during trading on Thursday, reaching $16.19. 34,586 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD has a 1-year low of $12.37 and a 1-year high of $16.33. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $15.76 and a 200 day moving average price of $14.70. News articles about Stone Harbor Emerging Mkt Total Incom FD (NYSE:EDI) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to AlphaOne. The research firm, a…

The Five Below (FIVE) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

The Five Below (FIVE) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

These are some of the media headlines that may have effected AlphaOne Sentiment’s scoring: News stories about Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) have trended somewhat positive this week, Alpha One Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm, a division of Accern, ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Five Below earned a daily sentiment score of…

The United States Cellular Corp (USM) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

The United States Cellular Corp (USM) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

A number of brokerages have issued reports on USM. Raymond James Financial, Inc. reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of United States Cellular Corp in a research report on Monday, February 27th. Zacks Investment Research lowered United States Cellular Corp from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th. ValuEngine upgraded United States Cellular Corp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday. Finally, FBR & Co started coverage on United States Cellular Corp in a…

The Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (DHY) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows

The Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (DHY) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows

Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (NYSE:DHY) traded up 0.71% on Thursday, reaching $2.82. 359,250 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm has a market capitalization of $281.99 million and a P/E ratio of 10.25. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $2.75 and a 200 day moving average of $2.64. Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund has a 12-month low of $2.17 and a 12-month high of $2.85. News stories about Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund (NYSE:DHY) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to…

The SAGE Therapeutics’ (SAGE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity

The SAGE Therapeutics’ (SAGE) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity

Several other research firms have also issued reports on SAGE. BMO Capital Markets set a $68.00 price objective on SAGE Therapeutics and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Monday, February 13th. Cowen and Company reiterated a buy rating and set a $95.00 price objective on shares of SAGE Therapeutics in a research note on Monday, February 13th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a buy rating on shares of SAGE Therapeutics in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. Chardan Capital upgraded SAGE Therapeutics from a…

The Roper Technologies Inc (ROP) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

The Roper Technologies Inc (ROP) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance

Roper Technologies Inc (NYSE:ROP) traded up 0.08% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $222.79. The company had a trading volume of 375,101 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $210.94 and its 200-day moving average price is $195.53. Roper Technologies Inc has a 12-month low of $159.28 and a 12-month high of $225.57. The firm has a market capitalization of $22.73 billion, a PE ratio of 34.39 and a beta of 0.87. Roper Technologies Inc (NYSE:ROP) issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Friday morning….

The Emerald Advisers Inc. PA Reduces Position in Knoll Inc (KNL)

The Emerald Advisers Inc. PA Reduces Position in Knoll Inc (KNL)

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Acrospire Investment Management LLC increased its position in shares of Knoll by 31.0% in the third quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 5,881 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $134,000 after buying an additional 1,390 shares during the period. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd boosted its stake in shares of Knoll by 2.4% in the third quarter. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd now owns 6,451 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $147,000 after buying…

The Flowserve Corp (FLS) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

The Flowserve Corp (FLS) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected Alpha One’s rankings: Media stories about Flowserve Corp (NYSE:FLS) have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Alpha One Sentiment reports. Alpha One, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Flowserve Corp earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on…

The Cardinal Health Inc (CAH) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS

The Cardinal Health Inc (CAH) Issues Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS

Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) traded up 1.08% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $72.78. The company had a trading volume of 2,534,704 shares. Cardinal Health has a 12-month low of $62.70 and a 12-month high of $85.52. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $77.51 and a 200 day moving average price of $75.57. The firm has a market capitalization of $22.99 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.37 and a beta of 0.71. Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE:CAH) released its earnings results on Monday. The company reported $1.53 earnings per…

The Ventas, Inc. (VTR) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

The Ventas, Inc. (VTR) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) traded up 1.48% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $64.97. The company had a trading volume of 2,072,260 shares. Ventas, Inc. has a 12-month low of $56.20 and a 12-month high of $76.80. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $64.38 and its 200-day moving average price is $62.62. The firm has a market capitalization of $23.06 billion, a PE ratio of 33.01 and a beta of 0.08. Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Friday morning. The company provided earnings…

The Cardinal Health Inc (CAH) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS

The Cardinal Health Inc (CAH) Posts Quarterly  Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS

Shares of Cardinal Health (NYSE:CAH) traded up 1.08% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $72.78. 2,534,704 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The stock has a market cap of $22.99 billion, a PE ratio of 17.37 and a beta of 0.71. Cardinal Health has a one year low of $62.70 and a one year high of $85.52. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $77.51 and a 200-day moving average price of $75.57. Cardinal Health Inc (NYSE:CAH) released its earnings results on Monday. The company reported…

The BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BCRX) Raised to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

The BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BCRX) Raised to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a leader in the use of crystallography and structure-based drug design for the development of novel therapeutics to treat cancer, cardiovascular diseases, autoimmune diseases, and viral infections. The company is advancing multiple internal programs toward potential commercialization including Fodosine in oncology, BCX-4208 in transplantation and autoimmune diseases and peramivir in seasonal and life threatening influenza. BioCryst has a worldwide partnership with Roche for the development and commercialization BCX-4208, and is collaborating with Mundipharma for the development and commercialization of Fodosine in markets across…

The DISH Network Corp (DISH) Downgraded by Pivotal Research to Hold

The DISH Network Corp (DISH) Downgraded by Pivotal Research to Hold

Several other research firms have also commented on DISH. Wells Fargo & Co reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $88.50 price objective on shares of DISH Network Corp in a research report on Monday, March 20th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “buy” rating and issued a $80.00 target price on shares of DISH Network Corp in a report on Friday, February 24th. Citigroup Inc restated a “focus list” rating on shares of DISH Network Corp in a report on Wednesday, January 25th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. began coverage on shares…

The Whittier Trust Co. Has $347,000 Stake in ONEOK, Inc. (OKE)

The Whittier Trust Co. Has $347,000 Stake in ONEOK, Inc. (OKE)

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Putnam Investments LLC increased its position in shares of ONEOK by 290.0% in the fourth quarter. Putnam Investments LLC now owns 17,774 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $1,021,000 after buying an additional 13,216 shares during the period. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can boosted its stake in shares of ONEOK by 33.4% in the third quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 366,632 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $18,852,000 after…

The Carpetright plc (CPR) Receives GBX 249.83 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

The Carpetright plc (CPR) Receives GBX 249.83 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

CPR has been the subject of several analyst reports. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 300 ($3.88) price target on shares of Carpetright plc in a report on Wednesday, February 1st. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 149 ($1.93) price objective on shares of Carpetright plc in a report on Tuesday, January 31st. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Carpetright plc in a report on Tuesday, April 25th. Desjardins decreased their target price on shares of Carpetright plc…

The Brokerages Set Masco Corp (MAS) PT at $39.20

The Brokerages Set Masco Corp (MAS) PT at $39.20

MAS has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Barclays PLC dropped their price target on Masco Corp to $36.00 in a research report on Friday, February 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Masco Corp from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, February 13th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $39.00 price objective on shares of Masco Corp in a research report on Friday, March 17th. Longbow Research upgraded Masco Corp from a “neutral” rating to a…

The Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Paycom Software Inc (PAYC) to Post $0.13 EPS

The Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Paycom Software Inc (PAYC) to Post $0.13 EPS

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Paycom Software will report full year earnings of $0.73 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.63 to $0.88. For the next year, analysts anticipate that the company will post earnings of $0.87 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.76 to $0.97. Zacks’ EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that that provide coverage for Paycom Software. Analysts expect Paycom Software Inc (NYSE:PAYC) to post earnings per share of $0.13 for the current…

The Athens Bancshares Co. (AFCB) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results

The Athens Bancshares Co. (AFCB) Posts Quarterly  Earnings Results

Shares of Athens Bancshares (NASDAQ:AFCB) traded up 0.68% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $37.00. 177 shares of the company traded hands. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $33.98 and a 200 day moving average price of $32.57. The company has a market capitalization of $61.64 million and a PE ratio of 18.31. Athens Bancshares has a 1-year low of $25.50 and a 1-year high of $37.00. Athens Bancshares Co. (NASDAQ:AFCB) issued its earnings results on Friday. The bank reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for…

The Heritage Financial Corp (HFWA) Director John A. Clees Sells 2,000 Shares

The Heritage Financial Corp (HFWA) Director John A. Clees Sells 2,000 Shares

Shares of Heritage Financial Corp (NASDAQ:HFWA) traded down 0.60% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $24.65. 157,927 shares of the stock traded hands. Heritage Financial Corp has a 12 month low of $16.40 and a 12 month high of $27.30. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $24.80 and a 200 day moving average of $24.13. The stock has a market cap of $733.04 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.86 and a beta of 0.38. Heritage Financial Corp (NASDAQ:HFWA) Director John A. Clees sold 2,000 shares of the…

The Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund Continues to Hold Position in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

The Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund Continues to Hold Position in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in ATVI. Physicians Financial Services Inc. increased its position in Activision Blizzard by 21.7% in the third quarter. Physicians Financial Services Inc. now owns 2,808 shares of the company’s stock valued at $124,000 after buying an additional 500 shares during the last quarter. Synovus Financial Corp acquired a new position in Activision Blizzard during the third quarter valued at $163,000. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group purchased a new stake in shares of Activision…

The LinkedIn Corp (LNKD) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

The LinkedIn Corp (LNKD) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

LinkedIn Corp Company Profile Media stories about LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) have been trending somewhat positive recently, AlphaOne reports. AlphaOne, a unit of Accern, ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. LinkedIn Corp earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned news articles about the social networking company an impact score of 83 out of…

The TTM Technologies, Inc. (TTMI) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

The TTM Technologies, Inc. (TTMI) Issues Quarterly  Earnings Results

TTM Technologies (NASDAQ:TTMI) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. The technology company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.13. TTM Technologies had a net margin of 1.38% and a return on equity of 15.90%. The business had revenue of $625.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $615 million. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.14 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 7.2% on a year-over-year…

The Newell Brands (NWL) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

The Newell Brands (NWL) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Alpha One’s rankings: Media stories about Newell Brands (NYSE:NWL) have been trending somewhat positive recently, AlphaOne reports. AlphaOne, a unit of Accern, ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Newell Brands earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned news articles about the…

The Coherent, Inc. (COHR) Receives “Neutral” Rating from Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

The Coherent, Inc. (COHR) Receives “Neutral” Rating from Susquehanna Bancshares Inc

Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Needham & Company LLC lifted their price objective on shares of Coherent from $215.00 to $265.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday. Stifel Nicolaus lifted their price objective on shares of Coherent from $220.00 to $270.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday. Benchmark Co. reiterated a buy rating on shares of Coherent in a report on Wednesday. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Coherent from…

The Elkfork Partners LLC Has $2.136 Million Stake in KeyCorp (KEY)

The Elkfork Partners LLC Has $2.136 Million Stake in KeyCorp (KEY)

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. AT Bancorp raised its stake in KeyCorp by 92.5% in the first quarter. AT Bancorp now owns 146,703 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $2,608,000 after buying an additional 70,513 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in KeyCorp by 7.1% in the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 416,630 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $7,407,000 after buying an additional 27,764 shares during the period. Davis R…

The Audentes Therapeutics Inc (BOLD) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

The Audentes Therapeutics Inc (BOLD) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “Audentes Therapeutics, Inc. is a biotechnology company which focused on developing and commercializing gene therapy products for patients suffering from serious, life-threatening rare diseases. The company’s product pipeline consists of AT132 for the treatment of X-linked myotubular myopathy; AT342 for the treatment of crigler-najjar syndrome type 1; AT307 for the treatment of the CASQ2 subtype of catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia and AT982 for the treatment of pompe disease, which are in pre-clinical trial stage. Audentes Therapeutics, Inc. is based in San Francisco, California. “ Zacks Investment Research…

The IAMGOLD Corp (IAG) Upgraded by Scotiabank to Sector Perform

The IAMGOLD Corp (IAG) Upgraded by Scotiabank to Sector Perform

IAG has been the subject of several other research reports. BMO Capital Markets set a $5.00 target price on shares of IAMGOLD Corp and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Saturday, February 4th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of IAMGOLD Corp from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $5.25 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, January 24th. TheStreet raised shares of IAMGOLD Corp from a d+ rating to a c rating in a research note on…

The Elkfork Partners LLC Has $772,000 Position in ABB Ltd (ABB)

The Elkfork Partners LLC Has $772,000 Position in ABB Ltd (ABB)

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of ABB. Kernodle & Katon Asset Management Group LLC bought a new stake in ABB during the third quarter valued at about $102,000. Abbrea Capital LLC bought a new stake in ABB during the fourth quarter valued at about $215,000. Atria Investments LLC bought a new stake in ABB during the first quarter valued at about $221,000. Private Advisor Group LLC bought a new stake in ABB during the fourth quarter valued at about $225,000. Finally, Round Table…

The Checchi Capital Advisers LLC Increases Stake in Williams Companies Inc (WMB)

The Checchi Capital Advisers LLC Increases Stake in Williams Companies Inc (WMB)

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in Williams Companies by 0.5% in the first quarter. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC now owns 8,448 shares of the pipeline company’s stock valued at $250,000 after buying an additional 41 shares during the last quarter. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. increased its stake in Williams Companies by 1.0% in the first quarter. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. now owns 12,630 shares of the pipeline company’s stock valued at $374,000…

The Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (MMP) Shares Bought by Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc.

The Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (MMP) Shares Bought by Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Icon Advisers Inc. Co. increased its stake in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. by 4.3% in the third quarter. Icon Advisers Inc. Co. now owns 160,600 shares of the pipeline company’s stock worth $11,361,000 after buying an additional 6,600 shares in the last quarter. Diversified Trust Co increased its stake in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. by 2.0% in the third quarter. Diversified Trust Co now owns 56,580 shares of the pipeline company’s stock worth…

The Egalet Corp (EGLT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

The Egalet Corp (EGLT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

According to Zacks, “Egalet Corporation is a specialty pharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the developing and planning to commercialize proprietary, abuse-deterrent oral products for the treatment of pain and in other indications. Its principal product candidate consist of Egalet-001, is an abuse-deterrent, extended-release, oral morphine formulation in development for the treatment of moderate to severe pain, Egalet-002, is an abuse-deterrent, extended-release, oral oxycodone formulation in development for the treatment of moderate to severe pain and Egalet-003 which are in pre-clinical trials. Egalet Corporation is based in City of…

The Target Co. (TGT) Upgraded to Buy by Vetr Inc.

The Target Co. (TGT) Upgraded to Buy by Vetr Inc.

Several other research analysts have also commented on TGT. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Target from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 17th. Morgan Stanley reiterated an underweight rating and set a $65.00 price objective on shares of Target in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th. Telsey Advisory Group reduced their price objective on shares of Target from $84.00 to $78.00 and set an outperform rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th. Buckingham Research reiterated…

The Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) Position Boosted by Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC

The Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD) Position Boosted by Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC

Several other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of CHD. Farr Miller & Washington LLC DC boosted its stake in Church & Dwight Co. by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Farr Miller & Washington LLC DC now owns 6,200 shares of the company’s stock valued at $274,000 after buying an additional 28 shares in the last quarter. Conning Inc. boosted its stake in Church & Dwight Co. by 0.7% in the first quarter. Conning Inc. now owns 6,190 shares of the company’s stock valued at $309,000 after buying…

The Kroger Co (KR) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to Buy

The Kroger Co (KR) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to Buy

Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $33.00 price objective (up previously from $29.00) on shares of Kroger in a research report on Thursday, January 19th. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reiterated an outperform rating and issued a $38.00 price objective (up previously from $36.00) on shares of Kroger in a research report on Wednesday, February 22nd. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded Kroger from a sector perform rating to an outperform rating and set a $37.00 price…

The MannKind (MNKD) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

The MannKind (MNKD) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

These are some of the news articles that may have effected AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis’s rankings: News articles about MannKind (NASDAQ:MNKD) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. MannKind earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Alpha One’s…

The Oritani Financial Corp. (ORIT) Issues Earnings Results

The Oritani Financial Corp. (ORIT) Issues  Earnings Results

Oritani Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:ORIT) traded down 1.18% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $16.80. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 140,554 shares. The company has a market cap of $727.98 million, a PE ratio of 13.00 and a beta of 0.48. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $16.82 and a 200 day moving average of $17.19. Oritani Financial Corp. has a 52-week low of $15.27 and a 52-week high of $19.00. Oritani Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:ORIT) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday. The bank reported…

The Axalta Coating Systems Ltd (AXTA) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

The Axalta Coating Systems Ltd (AXTA) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

According to Zacks, “Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. is a global coatings company engaged in the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of coatings systems. The company offers waterborne and solvent borne coatings; liquid and powder coatings; and liquid coatings. It provides a range of performance and transportation coatings for manufacturers of light and commercial vehicles, the refinish aftermarket and for many industrial applications. The Company’s products and services include paint, color matching tools, application technologies and customer training, support and business management systems. Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania….

The Nature Group PLC’s (NGR) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

The Nature Group PLC’s (NGR) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

Nature Group PLC (LON:NGR) traded up 0.000% during midday trading on Friday, hitting GBX 9.375. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 2,112 shares. Nature Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 3.75 and a 52-week high of GBX 17.10. The company’s market cap is GBX 7.43 million. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 10.16 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 9.21. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Nature Group PLC (LON:NGR) in a report released on Friday,…

The Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

The Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”

According to Zacks, “ABC Bancorp is a bank holding company. “ Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ:ABCB) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Friday, April 28th. Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Stephens reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $52.00 price objective on shares of Ameris Bancorp in a research note on Friday, April 21st. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $50.00 price objective on shares of Ameris Bancorp in…

The Coca-Cola European Partners plc’s (CCE) “Sell” Rating Reaffirmed at ABN Amro

The Coca-Cola European Partners plc’s (CCE) “Sell” Rating Reaffirmed at ABN Amro

Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on CCE. Barclays PLC set a $41.00 target price on shares of Coca-Cola European Partners plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 18th. Citigroup Inc downgraded shares of Coca-Cola European Partners plc from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating and issued a $38.00 target price on shares of Coca-Cola European Partners plc in a research note on…

The Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Rating Reiterated by Bank of America Corp

The Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Rating Reiterated by Bank of America Corp

Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on VZ. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Verizon Communications from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 4th. Vetr raised shares of Verizon Communications from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $52.98 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, January 24th. Evercore ISI began coverage on shares of Verizon Communications in a report on Monday, January 30th. They set a “hold” rating and a $53.00 target price for…

The Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Price Target Cut to $970.00

The Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Price Target Cut to $970.00

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. B. Riley reiterated a buy rating and set a $1,032.00 price objective on shares of Alphabet in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Pivotal Research increased their price objective on shares of Alphabet from $950.00 to $990.00 and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Friday, April 28th. Monness Crespi & Hardt reiterated a buy rating and set a $1,050.00 price objective (up from $900.00) on shares of Alphabet in a research note on Friday,…

The Brokerages Set T. Rowe Price Group Inc (TROW) PT at $73.00

The Brokerages Set T. Rowe Price Group Inc (TROW) PT at $73.00

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the stock. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $62.00 target price on shares of T. Rowe Price Group and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 4th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “underweight” rating on shares of T. Rowe Price Group in a research note on Thursday, January 12th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating and issued a $71.00 target price (down from $74.00) on shares of T. Rowe Price Group in a research…

The Norsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

The Norsk Hydro ASA (NHYDY) Releases Quarterly  Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS

Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS:NHYDY) traded up 0.70% during trading on Thursday, hitting $5.43. The stock had a trading volume of 153,548 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $5.76 and its 200-day moving average price is $5.30. The company has a market capitalization of $11.09 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.26 and a beta of 1.09. Norsk Hydro ASA has a 1-year low of $3.35 and a 1-year high of $6.26. Norsk Hydro ASA (OTCMKTS:NHYDY) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday. The industrial products company reported $0.09 earnings…

The Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI Has $551,000 Stake in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

The Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI Has $551,000 Stake in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD raised its stake in Freeport-McMoRan by 14.7% in the first quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD now owns 111,159 shares of the natural resource company’s stock worth $1,485,000 after buying an additional 14,280 shares during the period. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. raised its stake in Freeport-McMoRan by 4.8% in the first quarter. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. now owns 31,023 shares of the natural resource company’s stock worth $414,000 after buying an…

The Zacks: Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais CEMIG-ADR (CIG) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

The Zacks: Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais CEMIG-ADR (CIG) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Analysts have set a 1 year consensus price target of $3.20 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais CEMIG-ADR an industry rank of 192 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors. Shares of Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais CEMIG-ADR (NYSE:CIG) have been assigned an average broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has…

The Washington Trust Bancorp (WASH) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

The Washington Trust Bancorp (WASH) Issues Quarterly  Earnings Results

Washington Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ:WASH) last posted its earnings results on Monday, April 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.02. Washington Trust Bancorp had a net margin of 23.37% and a return on equity of 11.95%. The company had revenue of $43.19 million during the quarter. On average, analysts expect Washington Trust Bancorp to post $2.83 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3.39 EPS for the next fiscal year. Washington Trust Bancorp (NASDAQ:WASH) is set to announce…

The Medicines Company (MDCO) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.28

The Medicines Company (MDCO) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.28

Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment’s rankings: Headlines about The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) have been trending positive this week, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. The Medicines Company earned a daily sentiment score of 0.28…

The Virtu Financial LLC Purchases New Position in Eastman Chemical Company (EMN)

The Virtu Financial LLC Purchases New Position in Eastman Chemical Company (EMN)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Whittier Trust Co. raised its position in shares of Eastman Chemical Company by 8.2% in the first quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 1,768 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $143,000 after buying an additional 134 shares in the last quarter. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P acquired a new position in shares of Eastman Chemical Company during the fourth quarter worth about $166,000. Financial Architects Inc raised its position in…

The Eastman Kodak Company Common New (KODK) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

The Eastman Kodak Company Common New (KODK) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows

These are some of the news stories that may have effected AlphaOne Sentiment’s analysis: News stories about Eastman Kodak Company Common New (NYSE:KODK) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Alpha One. The research group, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Eastman Kodak Company Common New earned a media sentiment score of…

The Synchrony Financial (SYF) Stake Increased by Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI

The Synchrony Financial (SYF) Stake Increased by Parsons Capital Management Inc. RI

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. State of Alaska Department of Revenue bought a new position in shares of Synchrony Financial during the first quarter valued at approximately $152,000. Commonwealth Bank of Australia raised its position in shares of Synchrony Financial by 50.2% in the third quarter. Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 4,562 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $128,000 after buying an additional 1,525 shares during the period. Hall Laurie J Trustee acquired a new position…

The Corning Incorporated (GLW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

The Corning Incorporated (GLW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

A number of other analysts also recently commented on the company. Drexel Hamilton reiterated a sell rating and issued a $14.50 price objective on shares of Corning in a research report on Tuesday, January 24th. Sanford C. Bernstein downgraded Corning from an outperform rating to a market perform rating and set a $26.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Wednesday, February 1st. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Citigroup Inc downgraded Corning from a buy rating to a neutral rating and raised their…

The UDR, Inc. (UDR) Announces Earnings Results

The UDR, Inc. (UDR) Announces  Earnings Results

UDR (NYSE:UDR) last posted its earnings results on Monday, April 24th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.45. UDR had a net margin of 30.52% and a return on equity of 9.96%. The company had revenue of $243.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $240.55 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. UDR’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year….

The Republic Services (RSG) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

The Republic Services (RSG) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds

Here are some of the news articles that may have effected Alpha One Sentiment’s rankings: Headlines about Republic Services (NYSE:RSG) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Republic Services earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on…

The Monmouth R.E. Inv. Corp. (MNR) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.02

The Monmouth R.E. Inv. Corp. (MNR) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.02

These are some of the media stories that may have impacted AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis’s scoring: Headlines about Monmouth R.E. Inv. Corp. (NYSE:MNR) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Alpha One. The research firm, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Alpha One ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Monmouth R.E. Inv. Corp. earned a daily sentiment…

The Total SA (TOT) Stake Increased by Point View Wealth Management Inc.

The Total SA (TOT) Stake Increased by Point View Wealth Management Inc.

A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of TOT. Zions Bancorporation boosted its position in shares of Total SA by 4.3% in the fourth quarter. Zions Bancorporation now owns 1,996 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 83 shares during the period. Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD. bought a new position in shares of Total SA during the fourth quarter worth about $102,000. Hall Laurie J Trustee bought a new position in shares of Total SA during the fourth…

The North Star Investment Management Corp. Has $29 Million Position in Landec Co. (LNDC)

The North Star Investment Management Corp. Has $29 Million Position in Landec Co. (LNDC)

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of LNDC. Acadian Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in Landec during the third quarter worth $224,000. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new stake in Landec during the fourth quarter worth $2,100,000. Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. bought a new stake in Landec during the fourth quarter worth $397,000. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY increased its stake in shares of Landec by 10.7% in the fourth quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY now owns 20,195 shares of the basic…

The Exane Derivatives Has $683,000 Position in Stag Industrial Inc (STAG)

The Exane Derivatives Has $683,000 Position in Stag Industrial Inc (STAG)

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Russell Investments Group Ltd. acquired a new stake in Stag Industrial during the fourth quarter valued at $1,803,000. Strs Ohio increased its stake in Stag Industrial by 2.4% in the third quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 127,973 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $3,136,000 after buying an additional 2,980 shares during the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its stake in Stag Industrial by 686.6% in the third quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now…